I have table that has long headers and I would like to specify width of the column, but also be able to remain it's centred position.
It is possible? How to achieve this effect?
You could use the array package. It provides a way add a
The general syntax is
In addition to Stefans answer: If you use centered columns with a fixed width quite often, you can define a new column type:
The "x" column takes its width as argument. In your document, you would write e.g.
EDIT: Thanks to an answer from Ulrike Fischer on the German-speaking forum mrunix.de, I learned that there is still room for improvement: One might want to manually break lines within a cell of a "centered" p-column, but